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Beatrice May Humphries 1904

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MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 4 Dec 2012 20:08

Alternate spelling for Robert in 1861:

RUMBALL, William Head Married M 52 1809 Agricultural Labourer Corfe Mullen, Dorset
RUMBALL, Susanna Wife Married F 54 1807 Agricultural Labourer Wife Sturminster Marshall, Dorset
RUMBALL, Fanny Daughter Unmarried F 22 1839 General Servant Lytchett Minster, Dorset
RUMBALL, Robert Son Unmarried M 19 1842 Agricultural Labourer Sturminster Marshall, Dorset
RUMBALL, William Son Unmarried M 18 1843 Agricultural Labourer Sturminster Marshall, Dorset
RUMBALL, George Son Unmarried M 14 1847 Agricultural Labourer Sturminster Marshall, Dorset

Piece: 1338 Folio: 125 Page: 18
Registration District: Wimborne
Civil Parish: Sturminster Marshall

Address: High Street, Sturminster Marshall County: Dorsetshire

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 4 Dec 2012 20:13

The name on the original of this 1851 is written as Rumbel:

BUMBEL, William Head Married M 46 1805 Ag Lab Corfe Mullen, Dorset
BUMBEL, Susan Wife Married F 46 1805 Sturminster Marshall, Dorset
BUMBEL, James Son Unmarried M 16 1835 Ag Lab Sturminster Marshall, Dorset
BUMBEL, Fanny Daughter F 12 1839 Scholar Sturminster Marshall, Dorset
BUMBEL, Robert Son M 10 1841 Scholar Sturminster Marshall, Dorset
BUMBEL, William Son M 8 1843 Scholar Sturminster Marshall, Dorset
BUMBEL, George Son M 5 1846 Scholar Sturminster Marshall, Dorset

Piece: 1854 Folio: 583 Page: 18
Registration District: Wimborne
Civil Parish: Sturminster Marshall

Address: Church Street, Sturminster Marshall County: Dorsetshire

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 4 Dec 2012 20:18

A contender for Robert's parent's marriage:

Dorset, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921

Name: William Rumbet (Rumbel on the page)
Marriage or Bann Date: 14 Jun 1836
Parish: Sturminster Marshall
Spouse's Name: Susanna Flippand

Witnesses: Ann Fleppent and Joseph Legg

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 4 Dec 2012 20:22

Looks like the 1841 for the family:

ROBBINS, Edward M 25 1816 Dorset
ROBBINS, Elizabeth F 20 1821 Dorset
RUMBLE, William M 25 1816 Dorset Ag Lab
RUMBLE, Susana F 25 1816 Dorset
RUMBLE, James M 4 1837 Dorset
RUMBLE, Fanny F 3 1838 Dorset
RUMBLE, Robert M 1 1840 Dorset

Piece: 289 Book/Folio: 7/19 Page: 17
Registration District: Wimborne & Cranborne
Civil Parish: Sturminster Marshall

Address: King Street, Sturminster Marshall County: Dorsetshire

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 4 Dec 2012 20:23

Came across this, honestly can't say if it's "our" William:

Dorset, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812

Name: William Rumbold
Event Type: Baptism
Event Date: 29 Jan 1809
Parish: Corfe Mullen
Father's Name: Edward Rumbold
Mother's Name: Hannah Rumbold

Born 27 December 1808

If (and it's only IF) that birth is right then this may be the parent's marriage:

Dorset, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812
Name: Edward Rumbald
Event Type: Banns (Bann)
Event Date: 16 Sep 1779 (NO! The other pages are 1804/5)
Parish: Corfe Mullen
Spouse's Name: Hannah Harbin

Christina

Christina Report 4 Dec 2012 20:57

I have just started to make a tree for him, but I think it will take me a while. I have emailed all this on to him.

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 4 Dec 2012 22:47

Christina, there's quite a bit of info to take in!

If I find anything else will post.

Christina

Christina Report 5 Dec 2012 18:42

Thanks. I think I will try to trace the Humphries for him too. I only have John 1864(married to Susan Rumbold/Rumble) and maybe his parents,( John and Emma White married 1863 Wincanton) the dates seem to fit for them.

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 5 Dec 2012 20:53

Christina, I'd strongly recommend getting some certificates to ensure accuracy on the Humphries line.

Christina

Christina Report 6 Dec 2012 10:04

Ok. I will sort that out for him. That will confirm Beatrice's parents.

Mike *

Mike * Report 11 Dec 2012 19:43

PM RECEIVED ...

Hi Mike,
On the "looking for ancestors" message board you let me have 1881 census for Eliza/Elizabeth Humphries b.1836 (widow,)
John b. 1864,
Elizabeth b.1868
Mary b. 1869
I wondered if you have access to earlier census as I want to see who her late husband was. I think he may have been John, and any other children they had.
The census would have been in Somerset, Wincanton area.
Thanks,
Chris.

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Found this entry on familysearch but can't access the details.

Can anyone else fill in the marriage status of Elizabeth please ?


1871

self Elizabeth Humphries F 36 Wincanton, Somerset
son John Humphries M 6 Wincanton, Somerset
daughter Matilda Ann Humphries F 5 Wincanton, Somerset
daughter Bessy Humphries F 3 Wincanton, Somerset
daughter Mary Jane Humphries F 1 Wincanton, Somerset

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possible marriage

Marriages Sep 1863
HUMPHRIES John - Wincanton 5c 867
WHITE Elizabeth - Wincanton 5c 867

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 11 Dec 2012 20:18

She was a widow, and listed as a pauper.

Mike *

Mike * Report 11 Dec 2012 20:41

Thanks MC.

Wonder if this is her husband's death ( he would have been a lot older than her )

Deaths Jun 1870
Humphries John- 64 - Wincanton 5c 375

Christina

Christina Report 13 Dec 2012 07:53

Hi,
Thanks for the info. I think he must have been a lot older than Elizabeth. I found a really good site, Free Reg which gave me a lot of BMDs info on St Peter & St Pauls Church Wincanton. I found a marriage of a John Humphries 1833 to an Eliza Bailey, and then a death of an Eliza before 1863. That's when John Married Elizabeth White. I found about 15 children born to him!
I think the death of John 1870 is right as he's not on the 1871 census. I found a baptism of a John 25th Dec 1816 parents were John Humphries and Mary nee Napen. Often they waited a few years before baptising the children, and 3 of their children were all baptised on the same day as a job lot!
Thanks for everyone's help,
Chris.